The latest 2017 Jeep Cherokee Diesel is one of the outstanding vehicles in the SUV line-up of its manufacturer Jeep. This automobile is also known as Jeep Cherokee Trailhawk. It is very crucial to mention that this leading vehicle was there for over a decade and has proven superior based on its performance. This time, it is believed that the buyers of this vehicle will witness the 4th generation model of this amazing SUV. It is quite evident that the diesel variant will be more costly but in addition it will also allow its buyers to travel long distance more economically compared to gasoline model.
2017 Jeep Cherokee Diesel – Unique Feature
The makers of 2017 Jeep Cherokee Diesel have already asserted that this time the vehicle is not going to have any radical changes in its exterior outlook; rather it will have some highlighting changes in order to deliver a new outlook. In this context, the designers have also borrowed some important parts from the partner companies.
The vehicle will be constructed with lighter materials in order to reduce its overall mass. In its front fascia, the vehicle has got some perceptible changes those will attract new customers along with the existing one. The front side of 2017 Jeep Cherokee Diesel is installed with black grille styles with barbeque chrome, latest LED headlights, bumper, etc.
In addition, it will also have overhauled air intakes, overhauled air intakes, and redesigned bonnet. In its side portion, this vehicle is also designed with chrome finished door handle, fuel lid opener, and tilted sunroof. Modified skid plates, new antenna, lift gate, all-season tires and 20-inch alloy wheels will also enhance the outlook of this automobile.
As of now not much has been deciphered related to its inner cabin, but the reports of different sources suggest that this vehicle will be equipped with the latest infotainment system which includes Harman Kardon stereo system and Blue-ray media player. Buyers will also have iPod and USB connectivity. The old display panel has been replaced with a latest touch screen panel along with some twists in its dashboard.
2017 Jeep Cherokee Diesel – Engine Specifications and Fuel Economy
As of now there is no official announcement made by the makers of 2017 Jeep Cherokee Diesel related to its powertrain configuration and its EPA ratings. Therefore relying on the reports would be the best option for as of now.
In this context, one of the reports suggests that this vehicle will be powered by 5.7-liter Hemi V8 and 3.0-liter EcoDiesel V6.
Another engine variant is considered to be 3.6-liters engine, and if it gets installed under the hood of 2017 Jeep Cherokee Diesel, then it will generate 290 hp. Both the engine variants will be combined with an 8-speed transmission system, and it will also be able to deliver excellent performance on rough terrains. EPA ratings are still not known, but it will deliver excellent fuel economy with low fuel consumption level.
2017 Jeep Cherokee Diesel – Price and Release Date
The makers are yet to announce the official price of this vehicle, but it is expected that it will be launched with a price tag of $60,000 for its base model, and it will be launched in the fall of 2016.